Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Amman, Jordan"


1. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

R | 157 min | Drama, History, Thriller

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95 Metascore

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt, Mark Strong

Votes: 216,573 | Gross: $95.72M

2. Incendies (2010)

R | 139 min | Drama, Mystery, War

8.2
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82 Metascore

Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Lubna Azabal, Mélissa Désormeaux-Poulin, Maxim Gaudette, Mustafa Kamel

Votes: 80,947 | Gross: $6.86M

3. The Hurt Locker (2008)

R | 131 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.6
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94 Metascore

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Guy Pearce

Votes: 332,988 | Gross: $15.70M

4. Brüno (2009)

R | 81 min | Comedy

5.8
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54 Metascore

Flamboyant and gay Austrian Brüno looks for new fame in America.

Director: Larry Charles | Stars: Sacha Baron Cohen, Gustaf Hammarsten, Clifford Bañagale, Chibundu Orukwowu

Votes: 119,904 | Gross: $59.99M

5. Fair Game (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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69 Metascore

CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.

Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong

Votes: 38,621 | Gross: $9.53M

6. Rosewater (2014)

R | 103 min | Biography, Drama

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67 Metascore

Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari is detained by Iranian forces who brutally interrogate him under suspicion that he is a spy.

Director: Jon Stewart | Stars: Gael García Bernal, Kim Bodnia, Dimitri Leonidas, Haluk Bilginer

Votes: 8,340 | Gross: $3.09M

7. Redacted (2007)

R | 90 min | Crime, Thriller, War

6.2
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52 Metascore

The devastating reconstruction of the rape and murder of a 15-year-old Iraqi girl by American soldiers in Samarra in 2006.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Patrick Carroll, Rob Devaney, Izzy Diaz, Ty Jones

Votes: 8,834 | Gross: $0.07M

8. Born of War (2014)

R | 109 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

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After her family is killed, Mina finds out her real father is a terrorist, and behind the killings. To get revenge, Mina works with British Intelligence to take him down.

Director: Vicky Jewson | Stars: James Frain, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Lydia Leonard, Michael Maloney

Votes: 238

9. Rattle the Cage (2015)

96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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Trapped in a prison cell ("Zinzana") in a remote police station, a man named Talal (Saleh Bakri) is tortured by visions of his beloved ex-wife and son as he waits to hear his fate. When ... See full summary »

Director: Majid Al Ansari | Stars: Omar Abdulhamid, Abdalla Bu Abed, Ahd, Ali Al-Jabri

Votes: 307

10. Captain Abu Raed (2008)

102 min | Drama

7.3
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When an old airport janitor finds a captain's hat in the trash, he gets pulled into the lives of children in his poor neighborhood. He weaves imaginary stories of his world adventures to offer hope in the face of their harsh reality.

Director: Amin Matalqa | Stars: Nadim Sawalha, Rana Sultan, Hussein Al-Sous, Udey Al-Qiddissi

Votes: 1,373

11. Karbala (2015)

115 min | Drama, War

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Year 2004, operation Iraqi freedom. Iraqi rebels loyal to Shiite leader Muqtada Al-Sadr, launched an insurgency. Karbala City Hall is cut off, leaving inside 40 Poles and 40 Bulgarian soldiers with supplies of food and ammo to 24h fight.

Director: Krzysztof Lukaszewicz | Stars: Bartlomiej Topa, Antoni Królikowski, Hristo Shopov, Atheer Adel

Votes: 518

12. The Deal (2012)

115 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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A very serious and strict officer goes after a dangerous drug dealer, in an attempt to try and stop the drug and weapon dealing business in the area.

Director: Sandra Nashaat | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Ahmed Ezz, Hanan Turk, Zeina

Votes: 704

13. The Curve (2015)

80 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Radi, an isolated mysterious guy, who lives in his old VW minivan, finds himself starting an interesting journey.

Director: Rifqi Assaf | Stars: Ashraf Barhom, Fatina Laila, Mazen Moadam, Ashraf Telfah

Votes: 8

14. Das Wetter in geschlossenen Räumen (2015)

100 min | Drama

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A luxury hotel in a conflict zone. Development aid worker Dorothea begins an affair with a young drifter, Alec, but what starts as sweet distraction brings her dangerously close to losing control.

Director: Isabelle Stever | Stars: Maria Furtwängler, Mehmet Sözer, Barbara Bouchet, Dorka Gryllus

Votes: 27

15. Roads to Olympia (2017)

Drama, Sport | Post-production

Three young athletes face cultural oppression, intolerance and poverty, as they pursue a shared dream: to compete in the Olympic Games.

Director: Ramazan Nanayev | Stars: Daniel Alexander, Pascale Seigneurie, Mussunzinho, Alexander Rapoport

16. Morgan Pålsson - världsreporter (2008)

84 min | Comedy

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Bumbling TV journalist find himself reporting from a coup d'etat in Africa.

Director: Fredrik Boklund | Stars: Anders Jansson, Johan Wester, Karim Rasheed, Suzanne Reuter

Votes: 1,816

17. Sinbad: The Battle of the Dark Knights (1998)

Adventure, Fantasy

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Young Anthony and his grandfather read a magical book about their ancestor Sinbad and become participants in it. Sinbad and wizard Sage must stop evil wizard Bophisto and his minion Nimbus from obtaining the key to all knowledge.

Director: Alan Mehrez | Stars: Richard Grieco, Ryan Slater, Dean Stockwell, Mickey Rooney

Votes: 135

18. The United (2012)

96 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

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A legendary Egyptian football coach is brought back from retirement by his former star player to train a team of pan-Arab misfits in Jordan to compete against France in order to secure ... See full summary »

Director: Amin Matalqa | Stars: Farouk Al-Fishawy, Waleed Zuaiter, Bosaina, Ben Serran

Votes: 107

19. Undying Dreams (2014)

106 min | Action, Drama, War

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Risking his life Mike fled the repressive regime in Iran to live freely in the U.S. Embracing the American dream he becomes a successful businessman and falls in love and marries an ... See full summary »

Director: Ash Kohan | Stars: Ash Kohan, Mark Naji, Iyad Hajjaj, John Steiner

Votes: 15

20. Be Brave (2016)

Documentary, Adventure, Biography

Real footage captures this haunting and inspiring story of filmmaker Daniel Northcott's travels over 9 years, through 42 countries and into the darkness of a Mayan burial chamber where his ... See full summary »

Directors: Daniel Northcott, Mikki Willis | Stars: Felix Becerra, Myke Chutter, Bousse Ershadi, Nancy Johnston

21. Phony (2016)

3 min | Short, Sci-Fi

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After a girl is woken by a nightmare of her brother, she finds that her mirror is no longer showing her reflection, it is showing something else.

Director: Jackson Gary | Stars: Brooke Gary, Joseph Saleh, Ryan Stamper

22. When Time Becomes a Woman (2012)

73 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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Zad is on a mission to convince a woman to go with him in order to save the world.

Director: Ahmad Alyaseer | Stars: Zaid Baqaeen, Najwan Baqaeen

Votes: 390

23. Picnic in Gaza (2016)

117 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance | Completed

This tale of unrequited love and intermingled deceit explores the universal dynamics of the invisible subconscious forces at work in close human relationships - and each person's drive for self-destruction - our death wish.

Director: Philippe Vartan Khazarian | Stars: Elisa Lasowski, Virgile Bramly, Sharlit Deyzac, Mathieu Delarive

24. Queens of Syria (2014)

70 min | Documentary, Drama, War

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Queens of Troy follows a group of Syrian Refugee women as they put on their own updated, Arabic version of Euripides' ancient Greek play about refugees in Amman, Jordan.

Director: Yasmin Fedda

Votes: 14

25. Off Frame Aka Revolution Until Victory (2015)

80 min | Documentary, History, Thriller

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As the Lebanese civil war was raging, a group of filmmakers managed to smuggle 30,000 m of negatives from Beirut to Rome in 1977.

Director: Mohanad Yaqubi

26. Blood Brothers (2014– )

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Joanna Ignaczewska, Brett Weer, Ashraf Telfah, Rob Stevens

27. Rafea: Solar Mama (2012)

75 min | Documentary

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Rafea is a Bedouin woman who lives with her four daughters in one of Jordan's poorest desert villages on the Iraqi border. She is given a chance to travel to India to attend the Barefoot ... See full summary »

Directors: Mona Eldaief, Jehane Noujaim | Stars: Rafea Anad, Bunker Roy, Raouf Dabbas, Alian Anad

Votes: 71

28. A Cold Morning in November (2014)

8 min | Short, Drama

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An elderly woman waking up on a cold morning in November next to her dear husband to realize that her whole life will never be the same again.

Director: Robert Abboud | Stars: Nabil Koni, Nadira Omran

29. Not Another Word (2013)

14 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Cherien Dabis | Stars: Lina Attel, Juliette Awwad, Suhair Fahid, Shereen Zoumot

30. When Monaliza Smiled (2012)

95 min | Comedy, Romance

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A romantic comedy about a love story between Jordanian Monaliza, and Egyptian Hamdi, set in present day Amman among a community of nosy stereotypes and quirky characters.

Director: Fadi Haddad | Stars: Tahani Salim, Shady Khalaf, Haifa Al-Agha, Nadira Omran

Votes: 72

31. Truth, Lies and Intelligence (2005)

Documentary

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Truth, Lies and INTELLIGENCE chronicles the inside journey from September 11 to the bombing of Baghdad. After scores of interviews with senior intelligence analysts, Iraqi refugees, Arab ... See full summary »

Director: Carmel Travers | Stars: Tony Blair, George W. Bush, John Howard, Guzin Najim

Votes: 38

32. Dinner at the No-Gos (2012)

72 min | Documentary

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This documentary project builds on shared experience, before venturing into issues of contention. It presumes that political exchange, compromise and reconciliation can be wrested from ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Orsini | Stars: Bilal Mekkaoui, Marco Orsini

Votes: 7

33. Kids Like You & Me (2013)

79 min | Documentary, Music

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A musical tour film of the Middle East featuring Black Lips & Lazzy Lung.

Director: Bill Cody | Stars: Youssef Abuzeid, Kimberly Adams, Nader Ahmed, Cole Alexander

Votes: 5

34. Oversized Coat (2013)

Action, Comedy, Drama

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Over-Sized Coat" is a 120 minutes-length masterpiece which talks about the Palestinian reality for the period of (1987-2011).

Director: Nawras Abu Saleh | Stars: Ibrahem Abu Al-Kheer, Raja'ai Alkoja, Mohammed Al Fassed, Lina Abu Hassan

Votes: 16

35. Home: News from House (2006)

97 min | Documentary

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Director: Amos Gitai | Stars: Claire Cesari, Amos Gitai

Votes: 39

36. Another Road Home (2004)

Unrated | 79 min | Documentary

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75 Metascore

The Personal Story Of An Israeli's Quest To Find Her Palestinian Caregiver

Director: Danae Elon | Star: Amos Elon

Votes: 57

37. Suspended Time 'Zaman Muaalaq' (2014)

58 min | Documentary, Short, History

9.8
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A collection of 9 short films, SUSPENDED TIME was conceived as a way to understand the status quo of image production 20 years after the signing of the Oslo Accords in Washington, D.C. in 1993.

Directors: Alaa Al-Ali, Ayman Azraq, Mahdi Fleifel, Asma Ghannem, Yazan Khalili, Arab Nasser, Asem Nasser, Tarzan Nasser, Ameen Nayfeh, Muhannad Salahat

Votes: 5

38. Bands Across Borders 3 Concert (2012 TV Movie)

190 min | Music

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Director: Baha' Al-Hussein | Stars: Aziz Maraqa, Wesam Tbaileh, Rami Delshad, Sammy Clark

39. Wild Is the Spring

Documentary | Filming

A documentary about sectarianism in the Middle East in the aftermath of the Arab Spring.

Director: Adla Massoud

40. Jenin-Gilboa: una nueva esperanza para la paz (2011)

Documentary

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A real experience of coexistence and understanding "between Palestinians and Israelis. The film surveys the story of Jenin's Palestinian governor and Gilboa's Israeli Mayor, who develop a ... See full summary »

Director: Jacobo Echeverría

41. Bands Across Borders 2 Concert (2012 TV Movie)

Music

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Director: Baha' Al-Hussein | Stars: Wonho Chung, Mohammed Lahham, Aziz Maraqa, Hani Metwasi

42. Oil for Fraud (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.0
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Directors: Rémy Burkel, Denis Poncet | Star: Denis Poncet

Votes: 14

43. Sour: 4 Peace in the Middle East (2007)

54 min | Documentary

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The first documentary film to unite Arab and Israeli skaters for a lighter take on Politics in the Middle East. SOUR presents an action packed look at the grassroots peace process begun in ... See full summary »

Director: Nathan Gray | Stars: Nathan Gray, Udi Hasson, Saif Qaisy

44. Dawa'er Hob: Circles of Love (2014–2015)

Drama, Romance

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Plot line: Entangled love stories take place between different social classes and groups in Abu Dhabi.

Stars: Tara Emad, Dalida Khalil, Sumoud El Kandari, Adel Metwalli

45. Noor (2008)

24 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Razan Ghalayini | Stars: Rania Kurdi, Zain Qasrawi, Lara Sawalha

46. What I've Lost (2008)

10 min | Short, War

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15 Iraqi refugees living in Jordan share the loss they've experienced since the start of the Iraq war. Shot in a spare, lyrical style, director Duraid Munajim shows one glimpse of the human fallout.

Director: Duraid Munajim

47. Hodgkin's (2014)

43 min | Documentary, Biography

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A Bahraini director "Mohammed Jassim" who reflects throughout his film, the challenge and adaptation of the "Hodgkin" and the chemotherapy in Jordan away from home, family and friends.

Director: Mohammed Jassim | Stars: Hassan Al-Rawashdeh, Mohammed Jassim, Mohammed Salous, Mohammed Zakaria

Votes: 12

48. Dissonance and Harmony: Arabic Music Goes West (2008 TV Movie)

56 min | Documentary

5.8
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Director: Jonathan Brandeis | Stars: Ramy Romany, Ahmed Yafei

Votes: 10

49. A Film Made by Everybody (2013)

18 min | Short

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Directors: Mohamed El Kalawi, Hicham Hajji, Aseel Mansour, Mohcine Nadifi | Stars: Ghaya Elmerouani, Haitam Elmerrouani

50. A Journey to Iraq (2006)

43 min | Documentary, Short

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A JOURNEY TO IRAQ is a unique documentary, showing a side of the War on Terror that is rarely seen in mainstream media. This documentary gets up close and personal with Iraqi refugees who ... See full summary »

Director: Benjamin Wilbanks | Star: Benjamin Wilbanks

Votes: 9